Microsoft OneCare security grabs 15% market share

Thursday, 17 August 2006, 2:03 AM EST

Microsoft parlayed the low price of its OneCare security suite into a 15 percent share of the consumer retail market during its first month on store shelves, enough to place second on the sales chart said a research firm Tuesday.

Microsoft's first consumer for-a-fee security offering debuted at the end of May; by the end of June, it had grabbed 15.4 percent of retail security suite sales, said the NPD Group.

At InformationWeek.

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